A long established favourite destination with our clients, Bournemouth is renowned as one of the more stylish resorts. It boasts spectacular coastal views including the secret Chines which were used by smugglers to conceal their booty in days gone by. The clean, fresh and sophisticated atmosphere really is something else.
The 4 star Best Western Carlton Hotel in Bournemouth is known as one of the finest hotels in the area. With its charm and richly decorated reception areas and lounges, you can relax in style and comfort. The hotel offers great facilities including sea view lounge, award winning restaurant, Waves Health & Leisure Club and complimentary Wi-Fi in all areas of the hotel. All rooms are en-suite and include tea/coffee making facilities, flat screen TV and Wi-Fi. The hotel does have a lift.
From your front door to the waiting Club Class coach, we travel to Bournemouth, arriving mide afternoon at our hotel, where we enjoy a welcome tea/coffee then time to settle in well before dinner.
Leaving the hotel we have an excursion to the Isle of Purbeck and Swanage, passing through historic Corfe Castle. There is time to explore Swanage and maybe take a stroll along the seafront, and to have some lunch.
We have a short drive into Southampton this morning where we visit Sea City, the recently opened museum telling the tragic story of the Titanic and much more about when the city was home to some 23 steamship companies. The centre piece of the exhibition features a scale model of Titanic showing the intricate layout of the vessel. This afternoon we make for Romsey and beautiful Mottisfont House and Garden. Framed by ancient trees, bubbling brooks and rolling lawns, this lovely old house was an 18th century home with a medieval priory at its heart. Enjoy a stroll around the walled garden and afterwards relax in the Kitchen Café. After a full day we return to Bournemouth and our hotel.
This morning we make our way to Lyndhurst- ‘Capital’ of the New Forest. From here we enjoy a delightful drive through the picturesque villages including Burley, Godshill and Brook. After a leisurely day we return to Bournemouth in time for perhaps a relaxing drink before our final evening’s dinner.
After breakfast we leave and begin our journey home. Making a stop in the historic city of Salisbury, with its magnificent Cathedral. After time here we continue our journey arriving in our home areas this afternoon.
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Fenn Holidays Ltd, Whittlesey Road, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 0AG